Issuance of education material composed of technical documents, technical reports, safety analysis of single ingredients, integrative protocols of the use of final products and technical specification (TEC SPEC's).
Every process is standardized by Standard Operational Procedures from raw material receiving to the final product.
Vitafor has programs of monitoring, records, corrective actions and constant application of check-lists to ensure the total quality and effectiveness of the products. Quality is the selection of the best suppliers from national and international market. As soon as the raw material is received, it is verified and only after the approval by the quality control laboratory (VLabor) it is sent to the production process. In this stage of the process there is also monitoring to ensure that all the equipment is clean for the processing of raw material and the production process is done, the final product goes through a last evaluation to make sure that the product is within the standards of the company quality.
The manufacture good practices (BPF) are a set of measurements that must be used by the food industry to ensure the health quality and the compliance of the food products with the technical regulations.
Our goal is to make sure that all the procedures follow the international standardization and guarantee the effectiveness of the whole manufacture process as they establish requirements that help in the improvement of internal processes, workers qualification, monitoring of work place, verification of clients, workers and suppliers satisfaction, in continuous improvement process of the quality management system.
Quality, efficiency and transparency. It was with this objective that we implemented our modern quality control laboratory and development of new products, Vlabor. Featuring all the necessary equipment to perform the tests required by the most stringent global quality controls, we also have the expertise and equipment to develop new products based on medical knowledge, physiological, nutritional, and more recent scholars.
All new batches of raw material are individually received by Vitafor and retested for evaluation of quality after transportation. In this way we ensure that the product received came with the same quality indicated by the producer analysis report. After the final product, another test is performed, but now the final compound, namely, after all of the raw materials have been mixed constituting the final product, perform a new test, Lot. In addition to the testing of all products and ingredients, it is also done in containers, sachets and capsules. Thus we guarantee that the customer will receive a healthy product, insurance and re-tested thoroughly.
Odor / taste / palatability
The Vlabor also has a modern microbiology department applied where, in addition to performing all microbiological tests required for quality control has the ability to promote several specific tests relating to bacteriology and mycology. These include:
The Vlabor microbiology laboratory has the ability to study new microbiological compositions ensuring safety and quality to consumers in addition to having enough technology to develop new pre-scheduling products.
Além da realização de todos os testes necessários para garantir a melhor qualidade possível para nossos produtos, o Vlabor realiza também o desenvolvimento de novas composições que depois de exaustivos e repetidos testes envolvendo todos os departamentos científicos, resulta em um novo produto com a marca registrada Vitafor; qualidade, eficiência e transparência.
The International Standards Program of Oil Fish (IFOS) is the only program of third test and products certification with omega from fish.
IFOS sets the gold standard in the oil fish industry of safety, purity and quality.
IFOS is exclusively focused on products with omega-3 of fish oil. IFOS has experience with fish oil and tests in the supplement chain and is dedicated to suit the industry and consumers.
IKOS is an international seal that guarantees the quality of Krill oil. The seal checks if the product is exactly what the label says about amount of EPA and DHA and guarantees the safety about environment contamination according to the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) and the World Health Organization (WHO). They are fundamental for the inclusion in IKOS site.
IKOS program certifies the products for:
In order to foster the development of healthy communities and human wellbeing Vitafor contributes to the promotion of events and courses related to health area to provide more information to people concerned about their health. We keep yearly a program to support poor children through non-profit Brazilian institutions.
Vitafor works for the sustainable development of society and involves sustainability in its operations. The company generates little waste and nontoxic. All the packages used in the manufacture of products are recycled which benefits the environment.